TITLE

OUTCOME OF SURGERY FOR GALL BLADDER DYSFUNCTION

PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Gut;Apr2004 Supplement 3, Vol. 53, pA87
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The purpose of the study is to evaluate the outcome of laporoscopic cholecystectomy based on abnormal HIDA scan in the clinical setting of dysfunctional gall bladder. Cholecystectomy in the absence of gallstone remains a controversial issue. Loparoscopic cholecystectomy has proven to be on effective treatment in symptomatic patients with gall bladder dysfunction; demonstrated by abnormal HIDA scan. There is also a strong between abnormal HIDA scan and histological features of chronic cholecystitis.
ACCESSION #
13219156

 

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